Welcome! I'm Suyi Davies Okungbowa.
★ "One of the most promising new voices in the growing coterie of African Sci-Fi/Fantasy writers." - WIRED ★
★ "Okungbowa is poised to become a major player on the SFF scene." - TOR.COM ★
Son of the Storm
“Enthralling…this sweeping and politically charged fantasy explores race, gender, and culture in a complex and compelling world.” – Buzzfeed
In the thriving city of Bassa, Danso is a clever but disillusioned scholar who longs for a life beyond the rigid family and political obligations expected of the city’s elite. A way out presents itself when Lilong, a skin-changing warrior, shows up wounded in his barn. She comes from the Nameless Islands–which, according to Bassa lore, don’t exist–and neither should the mythical magic of ibor she wields. Now swept into a conspiracy far beyond his understanding, Danso will have to set out on a journey that reveals histories violently suppressed and magic only found in lore. (Read more)
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